Sharon Thorsland

Sharon has been reporting on sports in Charlotte for over 15 years at WBT and with the Carolina Panthers.

She got her start with Florida State University, working on coaches shows and other athletic programming and at Fox Sports Florida before joining WBT.

Sharon has been on the sidelines of both college football and NFL games since 2007, working with ESPN Regional TV and the Panthers Radio Network.

She is a proud two-time graduate of the University of North Carolina and an avid Tar Heel fan.

Sharon and her husband Tony have three children, twins Sena and Gunnar, and younger brother Thor.

    Luke Kuechly
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    December 13, 2019 - 12:59 pm

    It's been a rough stretch for the Panthers. After losing four straight, they saw their head coach fired last week, then proceeded to get hammered by the rival Falcons, pushing their losing streak...

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    December 07, 2019 - 4:40 pm

    The Panthers travel down I-85 this week to take on NFC South rival Atlanta. And they'll do it without longtime coach Ron Rivera, who was fired on Tuesday following the team's fourth straight loss...

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    November 30, 2019 - 2:14 pm

    The Panthers are back at home Sunday to take on Washington, and even though the Redskins are just 2-9 on the season, this is a huge game. 

    After a heartbreaking loss to the Saints last week...

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    November 30, 2019 - 2:08 pm

    It's rivalry week for North Carolina, and that means a trip to Carter-Finley to take on NC State.

    And there's a lot riding on this one – if UNC wins, the Tar Heels (5-6, 3-4 ACC) earn a trip...

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    November 23, 2019 - 11:36 am

    The Panthers are looking to snap a two-game losing streak and get back on track when they take on the Saints in New Orleans on Sunday.  

    Kick-off is set for 1:00 on WBT.  At 5-5 on the...

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    November 20, 2019 - 12:29 pm

    It's been a tough season for North Carolina. The Tar Heels just suffered another brutal overtime loss, this time to Pitt last Thursday night.

    That dropped them to 4-6 on the season, 3-4 in...

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    November 15, 2019 - 3:25 pm

    It's rivalry time for the Panthers, who take on NFC South foe Atlanta at Bank of America stadium. Kick-off is set for 1:00 Sunday on WBT.

    The Panthers are coming off a heartbreaking loss to...

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    November 13, 2019 - 12:31 pm

    It's a prime time showdown for North Carolina on Thursday night. The Tar Heels face one of the top defenses in the country when they take on Pitt at Heinz Field. Kick-off is set for 8:00 on WBT....

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    November 09, 2019 - 8:53 pm

    It's another huge conference match-up for the Panthers, who head north to the frozen tundra to take on the Packers at storied Lambeau Field.

    Kickoff is set for 4:25 on Sunday on WBT. After...

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    November 01, 2019 - 2:24 pm

    The Panthers had a reality check last week, losing in a big way to the undefeated 49ers. 

    They're looking to get back on track this week against a Titans team that has won two straight. ...